Two beautiful girls, a lake, trees, and an elderly gentleman casually fishing. What happens if the girls go mermaid? Sergei Solovyov himself plays the man too old to care for the strange ideas of some gorgeous nymphs. A cinematic bagatelle by a director whose art and heart was always with the young.
The other films shown within Passing Fancies
Sacrificio per la sirenaFriedl vom Gröller IFFR 2020 4′
A cheerful ritual in praise of Mami Wata, a mermaidlike water spirit of life, sex and healing.
A cheerful ritual in praise of Mami Wata, a mermaid-like water spirit of life, sex and healing.
One ArmYamamoto Eiichi, Sugii Gisaburo IFFR 2020 30′
An eerie erotic short story by Nobel Prize laureate Kawabata Yasunari is turned into a minimalist animation of dazzling beauty.
An eerie erotic short story by Nobel Prize laureate Kawabata Yasunari transformed into a minimalist animation of dazzling beauty.
Corman's Eyedrops Got Me Too CrazyIvan Cardoso IFFR 2020 18′
Unmistakably Cardoso, this handmade found-footage delirium as a tribute to US independent cinema's original rebel.
A truly Cardosoesque appropriated-footage delirium, made as a tribute to US independent cinema's original rebel.
- International title
- Ducky ducky ducky
- Sergei Solovyov
- World premiere
- Anton Treushnikov, Tikhon Pendyurin
- Production Company
- Theatre Studio SAS, Cosmosfilm
- Theatre Studio SAS
- Stacy Venkova
- Timofey Lobov
- Anna Krutiy
- Sound Design
- Anton Kuryshev
- Anna Drubich
- Stacy Venkova, Nastya Teplinskaya, Sergei Solovyov